Who is at Greater Risk of Hearing Loss: Men or Women?

As June is Men’s Health Month, we decided to look at some statistics regarding the likelihood of men developing hearing loss. Continue reading “Who is at Greater Risk of Hearing Loss: Men or Women?” »

The President’s Hearing Aids

Since this week began with Presidents’ Day it seems appropriate we share the story of the first president to have hearing aids fitted while in the White House —President Ronald Reagan. Continue reading “The President’s Hearing Aids” »

Help! My Parents Have Hearing Problems

Children are often the first to realize their aging parents are beginning to show signs of hearing impairment. Continue reading “Help! My Parents Have Hearing Problems” »

Is Your Depression Related to Hearing Loss?

Thanks to our guest blogger, Dr. Carol Meyers, for this informative post on the connection between hearing loss and depression. Continue reading “Is Your Depression Related to Hearing Loss?” »

Sounds of the Holidays You Don’t Want to Miss

Holidays are synonymous with family gatherings — those special times we look forward to each year with great anticipation. We pack, we plan, we prepare. But is hearing loss preventing you from fully participating? Continue reading “Sounds of the Holidays You Don’t Want to Miss” »

Alzheimer’s Disease and Hearing Loss — Linked?

Although often used interchangeably, Alzheimer’s disease is not the same thing as dementia. Recent studies have linked untreated hearing loss to a higher risk of developing generalized dementia. Continue reading “Alzheimer’s Disease and Hearing Loss — Linked?” »

Hearing Aids at the Gym

Gym goers with hearing loss often find themselves with a dilemma: to wear or not to wear their hearing aids while working out?

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5 Ways Hearing Aids Boost Job Security

One concern many customers express to hearing care professionals is a fear that wearing hearing aids while still in the workforce will make them appear older, less effective or otherwise impaired. Continue reading “5 Ways Hearing Aids Boost Job Security” »

Hearing Damage and Military Personnel

According to the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), hearing impairments are the most common disabilities suffered by veterans, ahead of even post-traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injury. Continue reading “Hearing Damage and Military Personnel” »

Stop Guessing. Start Hearing

Wearing hearing aids isn’t only about hearing better, it’s  about improving the way you communicate with others. Continue reading “Stop Guessing. Start Hearing” »